Roger Binny
Roger Binny. (Picture Supply: Twitter)

Former India head coach Ravi Shastri expressed contentment on ex-teammate and World Cup successful member Roger Binny’s probably takeover as the brand new Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) President.

Sourav Ganguly in all likeliness is about to get replaced by legendary pacer and present Karnataka State Cricket Affiliation (KSCA) president Roger Binny for the official place on the board on October 18. His appointment is just a matter of time as he’s stated to be the one one to have filed the nomination for the publish and might be elected unopposed on the AGM on the upcoming Tuesday.

Shastri, who is also an in depth good friend and colleague of the previous pacer is delighted by the information of his former teammate taking on the main place within the board.

Ravi Shastri considers Roger Binny because the rightful successor

The previous India head coach turned commentator believes the Binny has every little thing that it takes to make main choices because the main member of the board.

“Roger’s identify has come up and I’m delighted. He was my colleague within the World Cup. There’s continuity right here as a result of he was the president of the Karnataka State Cricket Affiliation and now, he strikes on to grow to be the president of the BCCI. I’m extraordinarily pleased as a result of it’s a World Cup winner who’s the president for the primary time within the historical past of the BCCI,” stated Shastri throughout an interplay on the Mumbai Press Membership.

Having recognized Binny for over 4 many years, the previous World Cup winner considers the brand new president ticks all of the packing containers to takeover the publish. “His credentials are unquestionable, you have a look at his integrity, his character and like I discussed, he’s a World Cup winner. He’s obtained all of the packing containers ticked to grow to be the president of the BCCI,” Shastri additional added.

The 67-year-old will most certainly succeed Ganguly within the coming days and loads might be anticipated from him when it comes to shaping Indian cricket additional.